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Are you just as keen as us to take people into unspoiled wilderness and deliver the best experience ever……? Then we want to hear from you! Here at Abel Tasman Canyons we’re looking forward to another ripper of a season! We are now hiring. Join our professional, friendly and fun-loving team.

We are looking for:

  • Canyoning Guides (Assistants and Trip Leaders)
  • Office Manager
  • Operations Manager

All-round superstars can apply for all positions!

What do I need to apply:

  • Cover letter
  • CV
  • Applicant details form
  • Relevant outdoor logbooks (rock, water, ropes – for guides only)

Send your mind blowing application to info@abeltasmancanyons.co.nz.

Canyoning guides

Job details:

  • Multiple Assistant Guide and Trip Leader positions available, starting in October and November 2024
  • The season ends at the end of April 2025
  • Casual and part time options available for Assistant Guides
  • Rotating roster which includes weekends and public holidays
  • Competitive pay according to experience and qualifications
  • In-house pre-season and ongoing training provided
  • Duties include guiding, teaching, driving and other operational work such as gear and site maintenance
  • Job is located in Motueka
  • Water taxi rides to get to work!!!

Requirements:

Canyoning Guides Abel Tasman

Before applying for a job you must be able to tick most of these boxes:

–provide cover letter, CV, Applicant details form, and relevant logbooks (rock, water, ropes)–

    • Plenty of personal and professional canyoning experience
    • Assistant Guides: at least NZOIA Canyon Leader or overseas equivalent, or strong commitment to get qualified
    • Trip Leaders: at least NZOIA Canyon 1, or Canyon 2 qualified (or overseas equivalent)
    • Trip Leaders: at least one season of canyoning guiding experience
    • Current Outdoor First Aid certificate, or higher
    • Clean NZ drivers license or ability to convert overseas licence
    • Passenger Endorsement for Trip Leaders
    • Ability to connect with people at different ages, cultures and backgrounds
    • Passion for sustainable and regenerative tourism
    • Great communication skills
    • Fluent written and spoken English
    • Honest, trustworthy and reliable
    • Strong work ethics

Benefits include discounted rates on equipment and local activities, and training opportunities through the New Zealand Canyoning School , external qualification options offered on a case by case basis as an incentive for multiple season commitment

Applications close: 8 September 2024

Office Manager

Job details:

  • Position starts in October
  • Position ends at the end of April (depending on how busy the season is)
  • Competitive pay according to experience and performance
  • In-house pre-season and ongoing training provided
  • Duties include managing bookings, marketing, emails and lead generation
  • Job is located in Motueka

Requirements:

Before applying for a job you must be able to tick most of these boxes:

–provide cover letter, CV, and Applicant details form

  • Marketing NINJA! (content creation / social media / CRM)
  • 2+ yrs of office / tourism / customer service / marketing experience
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • Attention to detail
  • Clean NZ or international drivers license (P-endorsement is a bonus)
  • Fluent written and spoken English
  • Honest, trustworthy and reliable
  • Strong work ethics

Benefits include discounted rates on equipment and local activities, and training opportunities through the New Zealand Canyoning School , external training options offered on a case by case basis as an incentive for multiple season commitment

Applications close: 8 September 2024

Applicant must be eligible to work in NZ to apply for a position at Abel Tasman Canyons.

Operations Manager

Job details:

  • Position starts in October
  • Position ends in March/April depending on how busy the end of our season is
  • Competitive pay according to experience and performance
  • Duties include planning and organising bookings, safety management, staff supervision, staff training, gear and vehicle management, and other operational duties
  • Job is located in Motueka

Canyoning in the Abel Tasman National Park

Requirements:

Before applying for a job you must be able to tick most of these boxes:

–provide cover letter, CV, and Applicant details form

  • 2+ yrs of management experience
  • 2+ yrs of canyoning or related outdoor experience (of which at least one in New Zealand)
  • At least NZOIA Canyon 1, or Canyon 2 qualified (or overseas equivalent)
  • Current and in-depth knowledge of Safety Management in Adventure Tourism
  • Ability to coach, supervise and motivate a close knit team
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Clean NZ drivers license (P-endorsement is a bonus)
  • Fluent written and spoken English
  • Honest, trustworthy and reliable
  • Strong work ethics

Benefits include discounted rates on equipment and local activities, and training opportunities through the New Zealand Canyoning School , external qualification and training options offered on a case by case basis as an incentive for multiple season commitment.

Applications close: 8 September 2024

Have a look at our current team here.